July 14, 2014

Q TIME: FIFA WORLD CUP 2014 - Part V


SEMI-FINALS, FINALS AND THIRD PLACE MATCH


(1) In the first semi-final match, how many players scored more than one goal?
Three
Two
One
Four

(2) Name the only player in the 2014 World Cup finals who had played in this stage of the tournament earlier.
Benedikt Howedes
Samy Khedira
Philip Lahm
Miroslav Klose

(3) Who amongst the following did not score in the third place match against host Brazil?
Wesley Sneijder
Robin Van Persie
Daley Blind
Georginio Wijnaldum

(4) Who captained Brazil in the semi-final clash against Germany?
Oscar
Thiago Silva
David Luiz
Hulk

(5) Name the two Dutch players who failed to convert their penalties in the match against Argentina.
Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben
Ron Vlaar and Wesley Sneijder
Arjen Robben and Ron Vlaar
Wesley Sneijder and Robin van Persie

(6) In the first half of the 2014 World Cup finals, which of the following Argentinian player's goal was disallowed?
Gonzalo Higuain
Lionnel Messi
Pablo Zabaleta
Javier Mascherano

(7) Who picked up the Golden Ball for the 2014 World Cup?
Thomas Muller
Arjen Robben
Lionnel Messi
Angel Di Maria

(8) Before the Germany vs Brazil match, when was the last time that the Seleçãos were beaten by a margin of 6 goals?
1905
1910
1915
1920

(9) How many goals did Germany score in the entire tournament?
16
18
12
14

(10) Which of the following nations holds the record for being involved in the most number of penalty shoot-outs in the World Cup?
Argentina
Brazil
Germany
Netherlands

(11) When did Mario Gotze score the winner for Germany in the finals against Argentina?
111
113
115
117

(12) Apart from Germany, which other nation has won the FIFA World Cup four times?
Italy
Argentina
Brazil
Uruguay

(13) Name the Dutch player who converted a penalty in the Third place face-off against Brazil.
Robin van Persie
Arjen Robben
Daley Blind
Georginio Wijnaldum

(14) Who was voted as the winner of the Golden Glove for the tournament?
Sergio Romero
Tim Howard
Keylor Navas
Manuel Neuer

(15) Which of the four semi-finalist hold the record for the highest number of appearances in the finals of the FIFA World Cup?
Netherlands
Germany
Argentina
Brazil





For more on World Cup 2014:
(1) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part I (Link)
(2) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part II (Link)
(3) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part III (Link)
(4) Q Time: FIFA World Cup 2014 - Part IV (Link)